Bracketologist Charlie Creme breaks down the women's college basketball top 16 and discusses Baylor's fall to number 9.
Dachon Burke had 10 of his 19 points in a dominant first half, Matty McConnell added 16 points and Robert Morris rolled to a 74-60 win over Sacred Heart on Thursday night.
Denzel Keyes scored 21 points and Devonte Boykins hit a 3-pointer with 8.1 seconds left to give North Carolina A&T a 71-68 win over Norfolk State on Thursday afternoon, in a game that was postponed twice by weather.
In his first speech since the world of men's college basketball was rocked by an ongoing federal investigation, NCAA president Mark Emmert said he has committed "to have meaningful change" and newly placed reforms before the start of the 2018 season.
Less than two weeks ago, Michigan State held the No. 1 ranking. Currently, the Spartans are doing a lot of soul searching while trying to avoid slipping further down the Big Ten standings.
Trae Young's electric freshman season puts him in the company of other college phenoms like Carmelo Anthony, Kevin Durant, Michael Beasley and Anthony Davis.
NCAAM RPI Leader
|RK||TEAM||CONF||W-L||BPI RK||SOS RK||SOR RK||RPI RK|
|5||Michigan StateMSU||Big Ten||16-3||5||79||17||35|
|10||Texas TechTTU||Big 12||15-3||10||43||12||16|
|12||West VirginiaWVU||Big 12||15-3||12||25||9||18|
|16||Ohio StateOSU||Big Ten||16-4||16||14||11||19|
- BPI RK: Rank in the Basketball Power Index (BPI) among all Division I teams.
- SOS RK: Strength of Schedule (SOS) rank among all Division I teams based on how a typical 25th ranked team would do against each team's schedule to date. SOS accounts for the game location, day's rest, travel distance, and high altitude in addition to opponent strength.
- SOR RK: Rank of Strength of Record (SOR) among all Division I teams. SOR reflects the chance a typical 25th ranked team would have team's record or better, given the schedule on a 0 to 100 scale, where 100 is best.
- RPI RK: Team's rank in official NCAA Ratings Percentage Index (RPI).